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					                                            Superior Court of California
                                           Statewide Civil Fee Schedule1
                                                    Effective April 9, 2007

                                                                                        Code               Total
                                                                                      Section(s)          Fee Due
                                  INITIAL FILING FEES IN CIVIL CASES

             Unlimited Civil Cases
        1    Complaint or other first paper in unlimited civil case (amount     GC 70611                       $320*
             over $25,000) including:
        2    Complaint or other first paper in unlawful detainer case over
             $25,000
        3    Petition for a writ of review, mandate, or prohibition
        4    Petition for a decree of change of name or gender
        5    Answer or other first paper filed by each party other than         GC 70612                       $320*
             plaintiff (amount over $25,000) (including unlawful detainer)



             Limited Civil Cases
        6    Complaint or other first paper (amount over $10,000 up to          GC 70613(a)                    $300*
             $25,000)
        7    Complaint or other first paper in unlawful detainer (amount        GC 70613(a),                   $315*
             over $10,000 up to $25,000)                                        CCP 1161.2
        8    Answer or other first paper filed by each party other than         GC 70614(a)                    $300*
             plaintiff (amount over $10,000 up to $25,000) (including
             unlawful detainer)
        9    Complaint or other first paper (amount up to $10,000)              GC 70613(b)                    $180*
        10   Complaint or other first paper in unlawful detainer (amount up     GC 70613(b),                   $195*
             to $10,000)                                                        CCP 1161.2
        11 Answer or other first paper filed by each party other than      GC 70614(b)                         $180*
           plaintiff (amounts up to $10,000) (including unlawful detainer)

        12 Complaint or other first paper within small claims                   B&P 6322.1(c)(1),              $165*
           jurisdictional limit filed by assignee of record (with               GC 70613(b),
           declaration)                                                         CCP 116.420
        13 Answer or other first paper filed by each party other than           B&P 6322.1(c)(1),              $165*
           plaintiff (case filed by assignee within small claims                GC 70614(b),
           jurisdictional limit, with declaration)                              CCP 116.420




     _______________________
    1
     Fee changes pursuant to the Uniform Civil Fees and Standard Fee Schedule Act of 2005 (Stats. 2005, ch. 75 (AB
    145).

    * Fees marked with an asterisk will vary in the counties of Riverside, San Bernardino, and San Francisco because
    of a local surcharge for courthouse construction. The fees in those counties are shown in Appendix A.

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                                                                                  Code          Total
                                                                                Section(s)     Fee Due
           Other Initial Filing Fees
      14   Additional fee for case designated as complex (plaintiffs)       GC 70616(a)            $550
      15   Additional fee for case designated as complex (for each          GC 70616(b)            $550
           defendant) ($10,000 cap)
      16   Complaint, response, or other first paper filed on behalf of     GC 6103               No fee
           public entity (but fee is recoverable with judgment under GC
           6103.5)
      17   Amended complaint or cross-complaint                                                   No fee
      18   Petition for forfeiture – impounded vehicle                      VC 14607.6(e)(4)       $100
      19   Abstract of judgment rendered from another court (unless filed   GC 70626(b)(2)          $20
           with an application for order of sale of a dwelling under CCP
           704.750 or with an application for order of examination under
           CCP 708.160)
      20 Issuing commission to take deposition out of state under CCP       GC 70626(b)(5)           $20
         2026.010
      21 Filing and entering award under Workers’ Compensation Act          GC 70626(b)(6)           $20



         Requests for Protective Orders
      22 Petition to prevent domestic violence and response                FC 6222                No fee
      23 Petition to prevent abuse of an elder or dependent adult and      W&I 15657.03(l )       No fee
         response
      24 Petition to prevent civil harassment (involving violence, threats CCP 527.6(p)           No fee
         of violence, or stalking) and response
      25 Petition to prevent civil harassment (other) and response          GC 70611, 70612       $320*
      26 Petition to prevent workplace violence (involving violence,        CCP 527.8(p)          No fee
         threats of violence, or stalking) and response
      27 Petition to prevent workplace violence (other) and response        GC 70611, 70612       $320*



                              CIVIL MOTION AND OTHER FILING FEES
      28 Motion or other paper requiring a hearing, including:              GC 70617(a)              $40
      29 Motion listed under CCP 1005(a)(1)–(12)
      30 Motion or application to continue a trial date
      31 Discovery motion under CCP 2016.010 et seq.
      32 Motion for new trial
      33 Ex parte application requiring a party to give notice of the ex
         parte appearance to other parties
      34 Motion for summary judgment or for summary adjudication            GC 70617(d)            $200

      35 Reclassification of limited jurisdiction case to unlimited         GC 70619               $140
         jurisdiction (CCP 403.060)




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                                                                                   Code              Total
                                                                                 Section(s)         Fee Due
                       CIVIL MOTION AND OTHER FILING FEES (continued)
      36 Change of venue (payable to superior court from which the           GC 70618                     $50
         transfer was requested) (a separate check with the initial filing
         fee for the court to which the case will be transferred is also
         required)
      37 Request, application, or motion for, or notice of, continuance      GC 70617(c)(1)               $20
         of hearing or case management conference
      38 Stipulation and order                                               GC 70617(c)(2)              $20
      39 Amended notice of motion                                            GC 70617(b)(2)            No fee
      40 Civil case management statement                                     GC 70617(b)(3)            No fee
      41 Request for trial de novo after judicial arbitration                GC 70617(b)(4)            No fee
      42 Stipulation that does not require an order                          GC 70617(b)(5)            No fee
      43 A request for entry of default or default judgment                  GC 70617(b)(8)            No fee

                               CIVIL JURY AND TRIAL RELATED FEES
      44 Jury deposit for first day of trial (amount set by court, up to     CCP 631(b)            Up to $150
         $150)
      45 Subsequent jury fees are $15 per day beginning the 2nd day of       CCP 631(c)              per juror
         service, plus milage one way beginning the 1st day
      46 Court reporter per diem fees - for each one-half day (over 1        GC 68086(a)(1)–(3)          $180
         hour) parties pay on a pro rata basis
      47 Contract court reporter - when staff court reporters are not        GC 69953.5           $200 per day
         available, pay actual per-diem plus milage                                                plus milage



                                       JUDGMENT RELATED FEES
      48 Confession of judgment (CCP 1134)                                   GC 70626(b)(3)              $20
      49 Renewal of judgment (CCP 683.150)                                   GC 70626(b)(4)              $20
      50 Notice of settlement (CRC 225)                                                                No fee

                                   POST JUDGMENT RELATED FEES
      51 Issuing writ of attachment, writ of mandate, writ of execution, GC 70626(a)(1)                   $15
         writ of sale, writ of possession, writ of prohibition, writ of
         restitution, or any other writ for enforcement of an order or
         judgment
      52 Issuing abstract of judgment                                        GC 70626(a)(2)               $15
      53 Issuing an order of sale                                            GC 70626(b)(1)               $20
      54 Application for order of sale of a dwelling (CCP 704.750)           GC 70617(a)(7)               $40
      55 Application for examination of third person controlling             GC 70617(a)(3)               $40
         defendant’s property (CCP 491.110, 491.150)
      56 Application for order for judgment debtor examination (CCP          GC 70617(a)(6)               $40
         708.110, 708.160). No separate fee is charged for filing the
         abstract of judgement with the application.


      57 Certificate of satisfaction of judgment (CCP 724.100)               GC 70626(a)(3)               $15

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                                                                                  Code          Total
                                                                                Section(s)     Fee Due
                                            SMALL CLAIMS FEES
      58 Filing claim for $1,500 or less                                   CCP 116.230(b)(1)         $30

      59 Filing claim for more than $1,500 but less than or equal to       CCP 116.230(b)(2)         $50
         $5,000
      60 Filing claim for more than $5,000 but less than or equal to       CCP 116.230(b)(3)         $75
         $7,500 (claim by natural persons only)
      61 Filing claim by person who has filed more than 12 small           CCP 116.230(c)          $100
         claims in California within the previous 12 months
      62 Service by clerk for certified mail, to each defendant            CCP 116.232              $10
      63 Transfer of case out of small claims court (defendant’s claim     CCP 116.390            No fee
         exceeding jurisdictional limit) (no receiving court filing or
         transfer fee)
      64 Request for postponement of hearing, if defendant has been        CCP 116.570               $10
         served
      65 Notice of appeal of small claims case                             CCP 116.760               $75
      66 Motion to vacate                                                  CCP 116.745               $20
      67 Fee for payment of judgment to court                              CCP 116.860               $20
      68 Application for order of examination of judgment debtor           GC 70617(a)(6),           $40
                                                                           CCP 116.820
      69 Writ of execution                                                 GC 70626(a)(1),           $15
                                                                           CCP 116.820
      70 Abstract of judgment                                              GC 70626(a)(2),           $15
                                                                           CCP 116.820


                                              FAMILY LAW FEES
      71 Petition or other first paper (including a joint petition) for    GC 70670(b)            $320*
         dissolution of marriage or domestic partnership, legal
         separation, or nullity
      72 Response or other first paper filed in response to petition for   GC 70670(d)            $320*
         dissolution of marriage or domestic partnership, legal
         separation, or nullity
      73 First paper in family law matter other than dissolution of        GC 70670(a)            $320*
         marriage or domestic partnership, legal separation, or nullity
      74 First paper filed in response in family law matter other than     GC 70670(c)            $320*
         dissolution of marriage or domestic partnership, legal
         separation, or nullity
      75 A settlement agreement or stipulation for judgment that is     GC 70677(c)               No fee
         signed by a defaulted respondent and included in a judgment of
         dissolution of marriage or domestic partnership; or a
         stipulation to modify such an agreement if the stipulation is
         presented by the petitioner. (Defaulted respondent is not
         charged a first paper fee under GC 70670. GC 70671(b), (e).)



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                                                                                Code         Total
                                                                              Section(s)    Fee Due
                                      FAMILY LAW FEES (continued)
      76 Appearance, stipulation, and waiver of rights in dissolution of GC 70673               No fee
         marriage or domestic partnership, legal separation or nullity or
         to establish parentage, when respondent is a member of the
         armed forces
      77 Petition for adoption (for each person to be adopted)            H&S 103730              $20
      78 Filings in a proceeding to declare a minor free from parental    FC 7806, 7841         No fee
         custody and control
      79 Domestic violence restraining orders, including a request to     GC 70671(f),          No fee
         obtain, modify, or enforce an order to prevent domestic          GC 70677(b)(5);
         violence or response to that request; and any request that is    FC 6222
         necessary to obtain or give effect to a restraining order
      80 Motion or order to show cause in family law matter               GC 70677(a)              $40
      81 Additional charge on motion or order to show cause to modify     GC 70678                 $25
         or enforce custody or visitation
      82 Stipulation and order not requiring a hearing; request or        GC 70677(c)              $20
         stipulation for continuance of hearing or case management
         conference not requiring a hearing
      83 Stipulation that does not require an order                       GC 70677(b)(7)        No fee
      84 A stipulation regarding the date of termination of marital or    GC 70671(c)           No fee
         domestic partnership status if the court has retained
         jurisdiction over that date
      85 First paper or any subsequent paper filed by the Department of   GC 6103.9,            No fee
         Child Support Services to establish parentage or to establish,   GC 70672
         modify, or collect child support
      86 Response or subsequent paper filed in an action brought by the GC 70672                No fee
         Department of Child Support Services to establish parentage or
         to establish, modify, or collect support if support is the only
         issue. If a custody issue is raised, see charge for first paper
         filed in response to other family law matters.


      87 Filings on issues relating to parentage or support in a pre-  GC 70672                 No fee
         existing non-governmental case in which a Title IV-D child
         support agency has intervened and is providing services under
         FC 17400
      88 Statement to register a foreign support order or other first     GC 70677,             No fee
         paper in a UIFSA case                                            FC 4927
      89 A document relating to a stipulated postjudgment modification    GC 70671(d)           No fee
         of child support
      90 Costs for stepparent adoption, including investigation (amount   FC 9002                $100
         set by court, up to $700) (FC 9001, 9002)
      91 Child custody evaluation (amount set by court)                   FC 3112               $1,500
      92 Court-appointed counsel for child (amount set by court) (FC      FC 3153            reimburse
         3150 et seq.)                                                                      actual cost


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                                                                                   Code         Total
                                                                                 Section(s)    Fee Due
                                                PROBATE FEES
           First-filed petition for letters of administration or letters
           testamentary, first-filed petition for special letters of
           administration with powers of general representative under
           Prob.C 8545, first account of trustee of testamentary trust
           subject to continuing court jurisdiction under Prob.C 17300 et
           seq.

      93   Estate or trust under $250,000                                    GC 70650(a)(1)         $320*
      94   Estate or trust of at least $250,000 and under $500,000           GC 70650(a)(2)          $385
      95   Estate or trust of at least $500,000 and under $750,000           GC 70650(a)(3)          $485
      96   Estate or trust of at least $750,000 and under $1,000,000         GC 70650(a)(4)          $635
      97   Estate or trust of at least $1,000,000 and under $1,500,000       GC 70650(a)(5)        $1,135
      98   Estate or trust of at least $1,500,000 and under $2,000,000       GC 70650(a)(6)        $2,135
      99   Estate or trust of at least $2,000,000 and under $2,500,000       GC 70650(a)(7)        $2,635
     100   Estate or trust of at least $2,500,000 and under $3,500,000       GC 70650(a)(8)        $3,635
     101   Estate or trust of $3,500,000 and over                            GC 70650(a)(9)   $3,635 plus
                                                                                                  0.2% of
                                                                                                  estate’s
                                                                                               value over
                                                                                                   $3.5M
     102 Petition for special letters of administration without powers of GC 70650(c), (d)         $320*
         general personal representative, will contests (objections to
         probate of will and petition for revocation of probate of will
         under Prob.C 8250, 8270)
     103 Later-filed petitions for letters of administration, letters        GC 70650(d)           $320*
         testamentary, or special letters of administration with powers
         of general representative by a person other than the original
         petitioner
     104 Opposition to petitions for appointment of a personal             GC 70651                $320*
         representative in a decedent's estate other than competing
         petitions for appointment or will contests, and objections or
         other opposition to first account of testamentary trustee subject
         to court supervision
     105 Petitions and objections or other opposition to petitions        GC 70652                 $320*
         concerning the internal affairs of a trust under Prob.C 17200 et
         seq.

           (This fee does not apply to petitions or opposition concerning
           the internal affairs of testamentary trusts subject to the fees
           under GC 70650 or 70651)

     106 Petition for appointment of conservator, guardian of the estate GC 70653(a), (b)          $320*
         or guardian of the person and estate or opposition to these
         petitions other than competing petitions for appointment



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                                                                                  Code         Total
                                                                                Section(s)    Fee Due
                                        PROBATE FEES (continued)
     107 Opposition to petition for appointment of conservator,            GC 70653(f)           No fee
         guardian of the estate or guardian of the person and estate filed
         by or on behalf of the proposed conservatee or the proposed
         ward or a parent of the proposed ward
     108 Petition for appointment of guardian of the person only or        GC 70654(a), (b)      $180*
         opposition to petition other than competing petition for
         appointment
     109 Opposition to petition by the proposed ward or the parent of       GC 70654(e)          No fee
         the proposed ward
     110 Petition commencing other proceedings under the Probate            GC 70655             $320*
         Code, and opposition to such petitions, including the
         following:
     111 Petition to determine the fact of death to determine title to real
         property and objections or other opposition (Prob.C 200)
     112 Petition for an order concerning a particular transaction and
         objections or other opposition (Prob.C 3100)
     113 Petition for an order concerning capacity determination and
         health care decision authority for adult without conservator
         and objections or other opposition (Prob.C 3200)
     114 Petition for compromise of the claim of a minor or disabled
         adult, no civil action pending, and objections or other
         opposition (Prob.C 3600)
     115 Petition concerning a power of attorney and objections or other
         opposition (Prob.C 4541)
     116 Petition concerning advance health care directive and
         objections or other opposition (Prob.C 4766)
     117 Petition to determine succession to real property and
         objections or other opposition (Prob.C 13151)
     118 Spousal or domestic partnership property petition and
         objections or other opposition (Prob.C 13650)
     119 Any other petition that commences a proceeding under the
         Probate Code and objections or other opposition
     120 Petition for order setting aside estate of small value if no estate GC 70656            $180*
         is pending for the decedent (Prob.C 6602)
     121 Petition or objections or other paper in opposition, for orders GC 70658                $180*
         that are appealable under Prob.C 1300 or 1301 filed after
         issuance of letters testamentary, letters of administration,
         letters of special administration to a personal+B181
         representative of a decedent’s estate, or letters of guardianship
         or conservatorship, or temporary guardianship B171or
         conservatorship to a guardian or conservator

          (Appealable orders are shown in Appendix C.)


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                                                                                     Code        Total
                                                                                   Section(s)   Fee Due
                                         PROBATE FEES (continued)
           Motion, application or other paper requiring a hearing after the   GC 70657(a)       Varies, see
           first paper, including:                                                                  below
     122       Motions or other papers listed in GC 710617(a) (motions        GC 70657(a),             $40
               listed in CCP 1005(a)(1)-(12), motion to continue a trial      70617(a)
               date, discovery motions, motion for new trial)
     123       Pretrial or postrial motions in contested litigation           GC 70657(a)(1)           $40
     124       Application for ex parte relief                                GC 70657(a)(2)           $40
     125       Petitions and objections or other papers in opposition to      GC 70657(a)(3)           $40
               petitions concerning the internal affairs of testamentary
               trusts subject to the graduated fee under GC 70650 and
               trusts created by court order under Prob.C sections
               2580, 3100, or 3600 (petitions or opposition concerning
               the internal affairs of trusts that are not subject to the
               fee under GC 70652)

     126      Petitions, objections, and other papers in opposition to        GC 70657(a)(4),          $40
              petitions filed after the issuance of temporary letters of      70658(c)
              guardianship or letters of guardianship in guardianships
              of the person only
     127      Petitions, objections, and other papers in opposition to        GC 70657(a)(5),          $40
              petitions after issuance of special letters of administration   70658(d)
              or letters testamentary or of administration in decedents'
              estates that are not subject to the fee in GC 70658

              (Post-appointment petitions for and opposition to orders
              that are not appealable under Prob.C 1300 or 1301, and
              petitions by personal representatives of estates
              commenced after August 17, 2003 that concern any
              action described in Prob.C section 10501(a) or (b). See
              Appendix B.)

     128 Petition to withdraw funds from blocked account                      GC 70657(a)              $40
     129 Motion for summary judgment                                          GC 70657(c),            $200
                                                                              70617(d)
     130 Deposit of estate planning documents                                 GC 70660                 $20
     131 Search for estate documents, for each search longer than 10          GC 70661                 $15
         minutes
     132 Petition to establish record of birth, death, or marriage            H&S 103470            $180*
     133 Affidavit procedure for real property of small value under           GC 70626(b)(9)          $20
         Prob.C 13201
     134 Guardianship investigations, flat rate to $350, if it goes over      Prob.C 1513.1            350
         there is a $45 per hour charge.
     135 Information package for conservators                                 Prob.C 1835              $20
     136 Conservatorship investigator's fee (amount set by court)             Prob.C 1851.5           $100
     137 Filing statement of professional conservator (amount set by          Prob.C 2343              N/A
         court)

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                                                                                Code          Total
                                                                              Section(s)     Fee Due
                                        PROBATE FEES (continued)
     138 Petition for summary probate (Public Administrator only)         Prob.C 7660           $180*

                                         APPEAL RELATED FEES

         Appeal of Unlimited Civil Case
     139 Certificate for Court of Appeal or Supreme Court on motion       GC 70620                 $20
         prior to filing appeal record (unlimited civil case)
     140 Appeal or cross appeal to court of appeal (payable to court of   GC 68926,              $655
         appeal)                                                          68926.1(b)
     141 Deposit for preparation of clerk's transcript (payable to        GC 68926.1             $100
         superior court) (charged when notice of appeal to court of
         appeal is filed under GC 68926)


         Other Appeals
     142 Appeal in limited civil case                                     GC 70621               $100
     143 Appeal in small claims case                                      CCP 116.760             $75
     144 Appeal from Labor Commissioner's Award (Lab.C 98.2)              GC 70611              $320*
     145 Appeal of final decision on parking citation violation           VC 40230                $25
     146 Appeal from determination of dangerous or vicious dog (F&A       GC 70626(b)(8)          $20
         31622)
     147 Appeal of administrative fine or penalty                         GC 53069.4(b)(2)         $25

                                        RECORDS RELATED FEES
     148 Certifying a copy of paper, record, or proceeding on file        GC 70626(a)(4)           $15
     149 Certificate for which fee is not otherwise fixed; includes lis   GC 70626(a)(8)           $15
         pendens
     150 Preparing a copy of any record, proceeding or paper on file      GC 70627(a)            $0.50
         (per page)
     151 Comparison of a copy with an original on file (per page)         GC 70627(b)               $1
     152 Searching records or files, for each search longer than 10       GC 70627(c)              $15
         minutes
     153 Exemplification of record or other paper on file                 GC 70628                 $20
     154 Document authenticated pursuant to court order (per signature)   GC 70629                 $15

     155 Certified copy of marriage or domestic partnership dissolution GC 70674                   $10
         record (requested by public agency)
     156 Certified copy of marriage or domestic partnership dissolution GC 70674                   $15
         record (requested by any other applicant)




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                                                                               Section(s)    Fee Due
                      RETURNED CHECKS AND INSUFFICIENT PAYMENTS
     157 Administrative charge for a check that is returned without        CCP 411.20(g),          $25
         payment. A filing paid for with such a check will be void if      GC 71386
         fee and charge are not paid, within 20 days of notification, in
         cash, by certified check, or by other means specified by the
         court, but not by traveler's check or personal check. (Amount
         set by court.)

     158 Administrative charge for processing a partial payment. A first CCP 411.21(g)            N/A
         paper filing submitted with a check for an insufficient amount
         will be void if the amount due is not paid within 20 days of
         notification. (Amount set by court.)


                                          MISCELLANEOUS FEES
     159 Administrative charge for collection of fees where fee waiver     GC 68511.3(d)          N/A
         was previously granted (amount set by court, up to $25)

     160 Administrative charge for recovering, as part of judgment, fees   GC 6103.5(d)            $10
         not paid by public entity under GC 6103 (amount set by court,
         up to $25)
     161 Taking affidavit, except in criminal case or adoption             GC 70626(a)(5)          $15
         proceedings
     162 Acknowledgment of deed or other instrument                        GC 70626(a)(6)          $15
     163 Recording or registering license or issuing certificate in        GC 70626(a)(7)          $15
         connection with a license, required by law, for which charge is
         not otherwise prescribed
     164 Filing affidavit of publication of notice of dissolution of       GC 70626(b)(7)          $20
         partnership
     165 Filing and indexing papers for which a charge is not provided     GC 70626(b)(10)         $20
         elsewhere
     166 Appearance by videoconferencing                                   GC 70630              $150
     167 Reasonable fee for service or product, not to exceed costs,       GC 70631               $25
         where no fee is otherwise provided for (Rule 6.712)
     168 Handling funds held in trust                                      GC 70632           VARIES
     169 Certificate of facts regarding unsatisfied judgment               VC 16373              $25
     170 Local Rules                                                       GC 70631              $15
     500 Packets - Harassment/Summary Dissolutions                         GC 70631               $5
     501 Packets - A&B contested and uncontested dissolutions              GC 70631              $10
     502 Packet - Small Claims & Unlawful Detainers                        GC 70631               $3




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                        Appendix A. First paper filing fees under the UCF in courts
                             with local courthouse construction surcharges

                                                       Limited civil Limited civil Limited civil         Unlimited civil
                                                           with       < $10,000     > $10,000              (> $25,000),
                                                       declarations                                      family, probate
     Statewide uniform fee2                                     $165            $180             $300                $320
     Normal distribution to State Court                          $20             $20              $25                 $35
                                  3
     Facilities Construction Fund
                4     Local courthouse                            $25             $25             $50                 $50
     Riverside
                      construction surcharge
                      Distribution to SCFCF                        0               0                0                   0
                      Total fee (with local                     $170            $185             $325                $335
                      surcharge and offset
                      from SCFCF
                      distribution)
     San              Local courthouse                            $35             $35             $35                 $35
                  5   construction surcharge
     Bernardino
                      Distribution to SCFCF                        0               0                0                   0
                      Total fee (with local                     $180            $195             $310                $320
                      surcharge and offset
                      from SCFCF
                      distribution)
     San              Local courthouse                            $10             $10             $10                 $50
                6     construction surcharge
     Francisco
                      Distribution to SCFCF                      $10             $10              $15                   0
                      Total fee (with local                     $165            $180             $300                $335
                      surcharge and offset
                      from SCFCF
                      distribution)




     ______________________________
     2
       These uniform filing fees apply to both first paper filings and response filings in limited, unlimited, family law
     and probate cases.
     3
       Under the Uniform Civil Fee legislation, the standard distributions to the State Court Facilities Construction
     Fund are $20, $25 and $35 depending on the level and type of filing. In Riverside, San Bernardino and San
     Francisco the distribution to the SCFCF is reduced to offset, to the extent possible, the local courthouse
     construction surcharge.
     4
       In Riverside the maximum surcharge allowed by statute is $50 under Gov. Code § 70622. The two levels of
     surcharge are $25 for limited cases LTE $10,000 and $50 for all other cases.
     5
       In San Bernardino the maximum surcharge allowed by statute is $35, which is applied to all first paper filings.
     (Gov. Code § 70624.)
     6
      In San Francisco the maximum surcharge allowed by statute is $50. $10 is applied to limited civil cases and
     $50 to other first paper filings. (Gov. Code § 70625.)




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                            Fee for limited civil unlawful detainer cases in courts
                               with local courthouse construction surcharges

                                                        Unlawful        Unlawful
                                                        detainer,       detainer,
                                                      limited civil   limited civil
                                                        < $10,000       > $10,000
     Statewide fee (incorporating additional                   $195           $315
     $15 fee under CCP 1161.2)

     Normal distribution to State Court                         $20             $25
     Facilities Construction Fund7

     Riverside8         Local courthouse                        $25             $50
                        construction surcharge
                        Distribution to SCFCF                     0              0
                        Total fee (with local                  $200           $340
                        surcharge and offset
                        from SCFCF
                        distribution)
     San                Local courthouse                        $35             $35
     Bernardino9        construction surcharge
                        Distribution to SCFCF                     0              0
                        Total fee (with local                  $210           $325
                        surcharge and offset
                        from SCFCF
                        distribution)
     San                Local courthouse                        $10             $10
     Francisco10        construction surcharge
                        Distribution to SCFCF                   $10            $15
                        Total fee (with local                  $195           $315
                        surcharge and offset
                        from SCFCF
                        distribution)



     ______________________________
     7
       Under the Uniform Civil Fee legislation, the standard distributions to the State Court Facilities Construction
     Fund are $20, $25 and $35 depending on the level and type of filing. In Riverside, San Bernardino and San
     Francisco the distribution to the SCFCF is reduced to offset, to the extent possible, the local courthouse
     construction surcharge.
     8
       In Riverside the maximum surcharge allowed by statute is $50 under Gov. Code, § 70622. The two levels of
     surcharge are $25 for limited cases LTE $10,000 and $50 for all other cases.
     9
       In San Bernardino the maximum surcharge allowed by statute is $35, which is applied to all first paper filings.
     (Gov. Code, § 70624.)
     10
        In San Francisco the maximum surcharge allowed by statute is $50. $10 is applied to limited civil cases and
     $50 to other first paper filings. (Gov. Code, § 70625.)



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                                            Appendix B

     Post-Appointment Petitions by Personal Representatives of Decedents’ Estates
     Commenced After August 17, 2003 Exempt From Filing Fee under Government
     Code section 70658(d) (Petitions Concerning Actions Described in Probate Code
     section 10501(a) or (b).)

     The filing fee for these petitions is $180.

     Petitions concerning the following actions in all cases:

         1. Allowance of the personal representative’s commissions;
         2. Allowance of compensation to the attorney for the personal representative;
         3. Settlement of accounts of a personal representative;
         4. Preliminary or final distributions and discharge;
         5. Sale of estate property to the personal representative or attorney for the personal
            representative;
         6. Exchange of estate property for property of the personal representative or
            attorney for the personal representative;
         7. Grant of options to purchase estate property to the personal representative or
            attorney for the personal representative;
         8. Allowance, payment, or compromise of claim of personal representative or
            attorney for the personal representative against the estate;
         9. Compromise or settlement of claim, action, or proceeding by the estate against
            the personal representative or the attorney for the personal representative; and
         10. Extension, renewal, or modification of the terms of a debt or other obligation of
             the personal representative or the attorney for the personal representative owed to
             or in favor of the decedent or the estate.
     Petitions concerning the following actions, if the personal representative does not have
     full authority to administer the estate without court supervision under the Independent
     Administration of Estates Act (see Prob. Code, § 10402-10403):
         1. Sale, exchange, or grant of an option to purchase real property; and
         2. Borrowing money with a loan secured by an encumbrance against real property.




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                                                      Appendix C

                   Appealable Orders under Probate Code sections 1300 and 130111
                               (Government Code section 70658(a))

           1. Order directing, authorizing, approving, or confirming sale or other disposition of
              property.
           2. Order settling account of personal representative, conservator, or guardian.
           3. Order authorizing, instructing, or directing a personal representative, conservator,
              or guardian.
           4. Order directing or allowing payment of a debt, claim, or cost.
           5. Order fixing, authorizing, allowing, or directing payment of the compensation or
              expenses of a personal representative, conservator, guardian, or attorney.
           6. Order surcharging, removing, or discharging a personal representative,
              conservator, or guardian.
           7. Order transferring the property of the estate to a fiduciary in another jurisdiction.
           8. Order allowing or denying a personal representative’s, conservator’s, or
              guardian’s petition to resign.
           9. Order discharging a surety on the bond of a personal representative, conservator,
              or guardian.
           10. Order adjudicating a claim to property under Probate Code section 850, et seq.
           11. Order revoking letters of conservatorship or guardianship (other than temporary
               letters).
           12. Order authorizing a conservator or guardian to fix the residence of conservatee or
               ward outside California.
           13. Order concerning payments for support, maintenance, or education of conservatee
               or ward or for a person entitled to support, maintenance, or education from the
               conservatee or ward.
           14. Order authorizing payment of surplus income to relatives of conservatee (Prob.
               Code, § 2453).
           15. Order authorizing or requiring conservator to take action (substituted judgment,
               Prob. Code, § 2580).
           16. Order affecting legal capacity of the conservatee under Probate Code section
               1870, et seq.
           17. Order adjudicating the merits of a claim under Probate Code section 2500, et seq.




     11
          Orders that refuse to do any of these things are also appealable.




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